Places

  • Popular neighborhoods in Lexington include: Cross Keys, Radcliffe, Claymont, Belleau Woods, Castlegate, Zandale, Northside, Beaumont Park, Brigadoon, Chevy Chase, South Point, Andover Hills, Bryan Station, Idle Hour, Liberty Heights, Highlands, Colony, Woodland Park, Andover Forest, and Melrose Park.

  • Suburbs of Lexington: Amazon.com, Lexmark, University of Ky, University of Ky Agri Dept, University of Ky Med Ctr, University of Ky Res Halls.

  • Lexington is also known as: Lexington-Fayette, Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky, Lexington-Fayette Urban County, Fayette County / Lexington-Fayette city, Lexington, and Ky..

  • Their current mayor is Mayor Jim Gray, who took office November 3rd, 2016.

  • Zip codes in the city: 40502, 40503, 40504, 40505, 40506, 40507, 40508, 40509, 40510, 40511, 40512, 40513, 40514, 40515, 40516, 40517, 40522, 40523, 40524, 40526, 40533, 40536, 40544, 40546, 40550, 40555, 40574, 40575, 40576, 40577, 40578, 40579, 40580, 40581, 40582, 40583, 40588, 40591, 40598.

  • Fayette County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.

Facts

  • Lexington has been featured in films like: Secretariat (2010).

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Frank LeMaster (american football player), David Akers (american football player), Dermontti Dawson (american football player), Frank Minnifield (american football player), Farah Fath (actor), Mary Gaitskill (writer and novelist), and Eric Embry (wrestler).

  • Lexington is home to the following sports teams: Kentucky Thoroughblades and Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball.

Lexington, consolidated with Fayette County, is the second-largest city in Kentucky and the 61st largest in the United States. Known as the "Horse Capital of the World", it is located on the Kentucky River in the heart of the state's Bluegrass region. With a mayor-alderman form of government, it is one of two cities in Kentucky designated by the state as first-class; the other is the state's largest city of Louisville. In the 2014 U.S. Census Estimate, the city's population was 310,797, anchoring a metropolitan area of 489,435 people and a combined statistical area of 708,677 people.Lexington ranks tenth among US cities in college education rate, with 39.5% of residents having at least a bachelor's degree. It is the location of the Kentucky Horse Park, The Red Mile and Keeneland race courses, Rupp Arena, the world's largest basketball-specific arena, Transylvania University, the University of Kentucky and Bluegrass Community & Technical College.

History

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Lexington is known as the "Horse Capital of the World," as well as "Thoroughbred City," because of its' significance in thoroughbred breeding in the late 1700's. It was the perfect location, as the calcium rich soil led to stronger bones in horses. It is the location of two historic racing tracks, as well as Kentucky's oldest bluegrass festival.

The official website for the city of Lexington is http://www.lexingtonky.gov.

There are currently 26 funeral home listings for the city of Lexington, Kentucky. Looking for Lexington cemeteries?

Lexington Obituaries

It was disclosed on May 28th, 2016 that Edna Humlong perished in Lexington, Kentucky.  Humlong was 97 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Edna's life.

It was disclosed on May 18th, 2016 that Bernice Whitney (Thomas) passed away in Lexington, Kentucky.  Ms. Whitney was 85 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Bernice's life.

It was reported on April 30th, 2016 that Ed Davender perished in Lexington, Kentucky.  Davender was 49 years old and was born in Brooklyn, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ed's life.

It was revealed by Graham Leader on April 13th, 2016 that George Wesley Kiger passed away in Rockwall, Texas.  Kiger was 85 years old and was born in Lexington, KY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor George Wesley's life.

It was revealed by Graham Leader on April 13th, 2016 that George Wesely Kiger passed on in Rockwall, Texas.  Kiger was 85 years old and was born in Lexington, KY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor George Wesely's life.

It was revealed on March 21st, 2016 that Mary Katherine Stewart passed away in Lexington, Kentucky.  Stewart was 22 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Katherine's life.

It was noted on February 24th, 2016 that Donald Jay Fiedler perished in Lexington, Kentucky.  Fiedler was 85 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Donald Jay's life.

It was reported on February 16th, 2016 that Wilma Allen perished in Lexington, Kentucky.  Allen was 88 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Wilma's life.

It was noted on February 11th, 2016 that Sharon Louise Woodruff (Hurley) died in Lexington, Kentucky.  Ms. Woodruff was 84 years old and was born in Kalamazoo, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Sharon Louise's life.

It was revealed on February 6th, 2016 that Suzan Elizabeth Teters (Lacey) passed on in Missouri Valley, Iowa.  Ms. Teters was 66 years old and was born in Lexington, KY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Suzan Elizabeth's life.

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Funeral Homes in Lexington

Kerr Brothers Funeral Home

In 1935, the family partnership moved to an historic home on East Main Street to create the current funeral home. They improved the original location in 1954 and added a chapel in 1967, maintaining the homelike comfort for bereaved families,...

Tucker Yocum & Wilson Funeral

Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home has a long history serving the families of Georgetown and Scott County, Kentucky. Beginning in 1884, when Ernest Ashurst began his funeral service career with the Stevenson & Carl Funeral Home. Later, Mr....

Winchester Cemetery Company

The Winchester Cemetery was established in 1854. One provision of the Articles of Incorporation was "The land and appurtenances when conveyed to said Company shall be held solely and exclusively for a cemetery and ornamental grounds connected...

Hinton Turner Funeral Home

The Hinton-Turner Funeral Home, founded in August 1860, was formerly a part of the J. T. Hinton Company, a combination furniture and funeral business, which was located at the corner of Sixth and Main Street. The caskets were made upstairs at...

Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home

Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home, located in historic downtown Richmond, Kentucky, offers a caring staff of professionals that is under the direction of owners Shannon Combs, Paul Parsons and Johny Collins. We are committed to the families...

Ritchie & Peach Funeral Home

Since May 16, 1991, the funeral home has been owned by Brian L. Ritchie and Donald F. Peach. The home is beautifully decorated and provides a warm, home-like atmosphere.

Stith Funeral Home

The Stith family has been privileged to serve the families of this area for three generations. We are proud of our legacy, and we strive to build on it by providing compassionate and dignified service to all the families we serve.We are locally...

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Boonesboro Cemetery & Memorial Gardens
11 Shelby St
Lexington, KY 40507
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Calvary Cemetery
874 W Main St
Lexington, KY 40508
Care Cremation Service
1014 Eastland Dr
Lexington, KY 40507
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Evergreen Memory Gardens
5364 Lexington Rd
Lexington, KY 40511
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Fender Funeral Directors
1593 Russell Cave Rd
Lexington, KY 40505
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Hawkins Funeral Home
632 Pine St
Lexington, KY 40508
Hillcrest Memorial Park
2089 Versailles Rd
Lexington, KY 40544
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Kentucky Mortuary Service Incorporated
104 Dennis Dr
Lexington, KY 40503
Kerr Brothers Funeral Home
3421 Harrodsburg Rd
Lexington, KY 40513
Kerr Brothers Funeral Home
463 E Main St
Lexington, KY 40507
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Lexington Cemetery
833 W Main St
Lexington, KY 40508
Lexington Mortuary Service
144 Pasadena Dr.
Lexington, KY 40503
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Martyn-Hurley Funeral Home
565 W 2nd St
Lexington, KY 40508
Milward Funeral Directors
159 N Broadway
Lexington, KY 40507
Milward Funeral Directors
391 Southland Dr
Lexington, KY 40503
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Noon Mortuary Service
141 E 3rd St
Lexington, KY 40507
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Pruitt's Funeral Home
1524 Alexandria Dr
Lexington, KY 40544
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Smith & Smith Funeral Home
340 E 3rd St
Lexington, KY 40508
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Whitehall Funeral Chapel Incorporated
312 N Limestone
Lexington, KY 40508

Nearby Funeral Homes for Lexington

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Adams Hill Funeral Home
211 W Broadway St
Winchester, KY 40392
Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home Incorporated
304 E Lexington St
Harrodsburg, KY 40330
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Battle Grove Cemetery
531 E Pike St
Cynthiana, KY 41031
Bellevue Cemetery
377 N 1st St
Danville, KY 40423
Betts & West Funeral Home
404 N Main St
Nicholasville, KY 40356
Blackburn & Ward Funeral Home
161 Broadway St
Versailles, KY 40386
Bluegrass Memorial Gardens
4915 Harrodsburg Rd
Nicholasville, KY 40514
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Camp Nelson National Cemetery
6980 Danville Rd
Nicholasville, KY 40390
Chenault Brothers Funeral Home
504 Evans St
Winchester, KY 40392
Clark Funeral Home
3000 Versailles Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601
Clark Funeral Home
241 Rose Hill Ave
Versailles, KY 40384
Clarmont Memorial Gardens
3000 Mount Sterling Rd
Winchester, KY 40392
Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home
328 W Main St
Richmond, KY 40475
Crestlawn Cemetery
1879 Lexington Rd
Georgetown, KY 40581
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Drake Whaley McCarty Funeral Home
112 N Walnut St
Cynthiana, KY 41031
Duell Clark Funeral Chapel
175 N Main St
Versailles, KY 40386
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Frankfort Cemetery
215 E Main St
Frankfort, KY 40601
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Gash Memorial Chapel
332 S Main St
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
Georgetown Cemetery
710 S Broadway St
Georgetown, KY 40324
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Hager & Cundiff Funeral Home
207 West Oak Street
Nicholasville, KY 40356
Harrod Brothers Funeral Home
312 Washington St
Frankfort, KY 40621
Harrod Brothers Funeral Home
3270 Main St
Stamping Ground, KY 40379
Herald & Stewart Home-Funerals
1002 Woodford Dr
Mount Sterling, KY 40353
Heritage Funeral Home
530 Evans St
Winchester, KY 40392
Hinton Turner Funeral Home
526 Pleasant St
Paris, KY 40361
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Jacksonville Cemetery Company
1180 Russell Cave Rd
Cynthiana, KY 41003
Jk Hobbs Funeral Home
850 Tyrone Pike
Versailles, KY 40386
Johnsons Funeral Home
641 S Broadway St
Georgetown, KY 40324
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Kentucky Funeral Directors
108 Saint James Ct
Frankfort, KY 40620
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Lancaster Cemetery Company
205 Crab Orchard St
Lancaster, KY 40446
Lawrenceburg Cemetery Company
Bond
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
Le Compte-Johnson-Taylor
1725 Louisville Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601
Lusk-Mc Farland Funeral Homes
1120 Main St
Paris, KY 40362
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ME Pruitt Funeral Home
303 Main St
Millersburg, KY 40348
MacHpelah Cemetery
600 E Locust St
Mount Sterling, KY 40353
Madison County Memorial Garden
210 W Rice Ln
Richmond, KY 40476
Maple Grove Cemetery
500 N Main St
Nicholasville, KY 40356
Maple Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Services
506 North Main Street
Nicholasville, KY 40356
Midway Cemetery
Spring Station Pike
Midway, KY 40347
Millersburg Cemetery Company
Trigg St
Millersburg, KY 40348
Morgan Funeral Home
140 Simmons St
Versailles, KY 40383
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North Middletown Cemetery
102 E Main St
North Middletown, KY 40357
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Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home
1110 Barnes Mill Road
Richmond, KY 40475
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Paris Cemetery
1603 Main St
Paris, KY 40362
Parks Funeral Home
203 E Broadway St
Harrodsburg, KY 40330
Parks and Hughes Mortuary
305 Geri Ln
Richmond, KY 40475
Preston Pruitt Funeral Home Incorporated
331 S 4th St
Danville, KY 40422
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Ramsey Funeral Home
315 Richmond St
Lancaster, KY 40446
Ransdell Funeral Chapel
345 E Lexington St
Harrodsburg, KY 40330
Richmond Cemetery Company
606 E Main St
Richmond, KY 40476
Ritchie & Peach Funeral Home
701 N Main St
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
Rogers Funeral Home
507 W 2nd St
Frankfort, KY 40601
Rolan G Taylor Funeral Home
289 S Main St
Winchester, KY 40392
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Scobee Funeral Home
219 W Lexington Ave
Winchester, KY 40392
Sims Funeral Services
130 North Chiles Street
Harrodsburg, KY 40330
Smith Family Funeral Home
204 Woodspointe Way
Wilmore, KY 40390
Smith-Jackson Funeral Home
446 Bate St
Danville, KY 40422
Springhill Cemetery
529 N Greenville St
Harrodsburg, KY 40330
Spurlin Funeral Home
1164 Lexington Rd
Lancaster, KY 40444
Stith Funeral Home
318 W Broadway St
Danville, KY 40422
Sunset Memorial Gardens Incorporated
3250 Versailles Rd
Frankfort, KY 40603
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Taul Funeral Homes
109 E Main St
Mount Sterling, KY 40353
Tucker Yocum & Wilson Funeral
320 W Main St
Georgetown, KY 40324
Turpin Funeral Home
237 N 2nd St
Richmond, KY 40476
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Versailles Cemetery
251 S Locust St
Versailles, KY 40384
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Ware Funeral Home
846 Us Highway 27 N
Cynthiana, KY 41031
Whaley McCarty Funeral Home
112 N Walnut St
Cynthiana, KY 41031
Winchester Cemetery Company
625 W Lexington Ave
Winchester, KY 40391

Lexington Funeral Home News

Obituaries published Nov. 7 - The Sun Chronicle Online - Obituaries
... Curtis Sheldon Read, 83, of Foxboro, and Norman Edward Viens Sr., 92, Lexington, Ky. ... A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.
http://www.thesunchronicle.com/articles/2010/11/07/obituaries/8212710.txt

South Regional Member Exchange Digest for Nov. 6-8
Matthews Cremation is touting the latest addition to green initiatives in the funeral industry ... By Beverly Fortune, Lexington Herald-Leader. BOWLING GREEN, Ky. Julie Ransdell may well be Western Kentucky University's biggest unsung hero - or heroine ...
http://www.nola.com/newsflash/index.ssf/story/south-regional-member-exchange-digest-for-nov/008e4c24f6754757b5665f7dafa38001

Marine Who Grew Up In Hoyleton Killed in Action in Afghanistan
His parents currently live in Lexington, Kentucky. Funeral services are pending at the Styninger Funeral Chapel in Hoyleton, where friends may inquire for further information.
http://www.wjbdradio.com/?f=news_single&id=24202

Counselors help students cope with Richmond boy's death
The 14-year-old grandson of Eastern Kentucky University President Doug Whitlock died of a gunshot wound Sunday at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital in Lexington ... Angela Jett. Bobby's funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at First Christian Church ...
http://www.kentucky.com/2010/10/26/1494700/counselors-help-students-cope.html

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Lexington Funeral Homes and funeral services in Kentucky
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Lexington, KY Funerals Personal Services on Citysearch
Citysearch helps you find Funerals Personal Services in Lexington, KY, Kentucky. Check out our Editors' Picks, user reviews, maps and directions ...
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Funeral Notices | Lexington, Kentucky
The Lexington Public Library's Kentucky Room holds a collection of six hundred and seventy-six funeral notices printed in Lexington between 1806-1887. Read more ...
http://www.lexpublib.org/funeral-notices